Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1982
1-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1971, 1978
Feb–Mar 1982
2-Month
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1902, 1916, 1941, 1943, 1970, 1980
Jan–Mar 1982
3-Month
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Dec 1981–Mar 1982
4-Month
18.1°F
(-7.7°C)
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1897, 1922
Nov 1981–Mar 1982
5-Month
22.0°F
(-5.6°C)
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899, 1936
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2000
Ties: 1928, 1994
Oct 1981–Mar 1982
6-Month
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1943
Sep 1981–Mar 1982
7-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Aug 1981–Mar 1982
8-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1947, 1996, 2010, 2014
Jul 1981–Mar 1982
9-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1915, 1947
Jun 1981–Mar 1982
10-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1915, 1930, 1947, 1959
May 1981–Mar 1982
11-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1970, 1985
Apr 1981–Mar 1982
12-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2016
Ties: 1898, 1975
Oct 1980–Mar 1982
18-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2013
Ties: 1931, 2004, 2018
Apr 1980–Mar 1982
24-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1952
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2000
Ties: 1981, 1989, 1991
Apr 1979–Mar 1982
36-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2000
Ties: 1955, 1988, 2009
Apr 1978–Mar 1982
48-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1899, 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2007
Ties: 1932, 1999
Apr 1977–Mar 1982
60-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1920
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2006, 2008
Ties: 1927, 1948, 1959, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/